Monterosso Anchovies Festival
This is something! The real taste of Monterosso on all the village tables: fresh anchovies, that here are so delicious and special, cooked every style: fried, in tegame, marinated with lemon, on bruschettas with tomatoes! It is so fun strolling around and get this delicious food.
One of the highlights of every season for Monterosso and the Cinque Terre (along with the Lemon Festival) is the Anchovies Festival, that happens twice, in June and September.
Monterosso Anchovies Festival 2020 – dates still unknown
Due to Coronavirus Festival dates are still unknown unfortunately; let’s keep fingers crossed at least one of the dates will see the famous foodie event!
The Anchovies festival usually offer 2 events
1. FRIED ANCHOVIES FESTIVAL – usually mid-June
2. SALTED ANCHOVIES FESTIVAL – usually third week of September
Do not forget to book your stay
Both events are unique and a must to know one of the most tasty traditions of the region
Monterosso the village for having fun
Monterosso, beyond the Anchovies Festival has so many things to offer and a stay in the village is always an opportunity for having fun. It has the longest equipped beaches of this part of the Riviera and more lodging opportunities with large and luxury private villas.